Kevin Durant scores 33 points, Nets beat Thunder 120-96


Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) drives the ball past Oklahoma City Thunder forward Darius Bazley (7) who is blocked by Nets forward Blake Griffin (2) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 33 points to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 120-96 on Sunday night.

Durant played eight seasons in Oklahoma City, winning four scoring titles and an MVP award and leading the Thunder to the NBA Finals once before joining Golden State in 2016.

Thunder fans still haven’t forgiven him for leaving in free agency. He was booed during pregame warmups and whenever he touched the ball early in the game.

Brooklyn has won eight of nine overall, including five of six on their trip.

Patty Mills scored 29 points and made a career-high nine 3-pointers, and James Harden added 16 points and 13 assists for the Nets.

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 23 points for the Thunder.

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